190 years ago, Nicolas Rieussec recorded time to an accuracy of a fifth second for the first time – the chronograph was born. To celebrate this unique invention, Montblanc is announcing the one-of-a-kind “The Beauty of a Second” short-film contest presented by the famous film director Wim Wenders.Your challenge as a video artist is to “seize the moment”. Everyone – professionals, amateurs, cell-phone camera enthusiasts — is invited to capture a one-second long moving picture. The subject can be anything you consider as beautiful: a smile, a child’s face, a flower, a piece of the world around you, as long as the video lasts only one second. Capture your second beauty now and get the chance to win a Montblanc Nicolas Rieussec Chronograph.Don’t forget: Every second counts.